In-depth review by Tim Dirks.
Review by Brian Webster of the 1950s epic film.
Dave Kehr's capsule review says that this film is a colossal bore, except for the famous chariot race.
Ordinary viewers review and rate the 1959 movie.
Cast list, review by Nick Hilditch, and viewer rating.
Review by Christopher Null says you'd be hard-pressed to find a G-rated movie that kids will hate more, just because it's so long. But Charlton Heston is unforgettable, and of course there is the chariot race. Rated 4/5.
Reviewer Alexandre Paquin says that this plodding epic may be "the dullest story ever told." Viewers disagree.
Short review by Kevin J. Burk. Has a moral rating, as well as a rating of cinematic quality. Highly recommends the film.
In-depth review by Barrie Maxwell of the epic film and its DVD release. Overall rating 90/100.
Review of the 1959 film version of Ben-Hur. And MaryAnn Johanson trades barbs with a reader.